Category: New York City

7 Things We Couldn’t Live Without During Hurricane Sandy

Last year, when Hurricane Irene was going to hit NYC, we got our emergency stash ready. We are so glad we got organized because as Hurricane Sandy took its toll on the tri-state area, Michael and I bought extra food, prepared our go-bags and double checked our emergency supply kit. Though we had a bunch of items in our supply kit, below are things that we REALLY used (and continued…

How to Keep Your Kids Busy and Sane during Hurricane Sandy

Like many East Coast families, we are stuck inside with the kids and we are trying to keep everyone busy and sane while we wait for Hurricane Sandy to hit New York City. I’ve taken a cue from teachers and have instituted a schedule for today and possibly tomorrow as we wait out #Sandy. Below is our family schedule. It’s a way on how to keep your kids busy —…

20% Off Halloween Costumes and Meet Jake from Adventure Time – Triple Threat Mommy

It’s hard to believe that Halloween is 28 days away! Do your kids know what they are going to be?!? Do you know what you’re going to be?!? Don’t fret, there’s still some time to shop. Spirit Halloween is a one-stop shop for everything Halloween. They have Halloween costumes and accessories for infants, toddlers, children, Tweens, teens and adults. They even have Halloween party goods and decorations. Next Friday, on…

Easy Home Improvement with Click and Improve

Back in May, I described one room in our apartment that needed a major make-over. The girls called it the “Creepy Forest” because it was filled with boxes, bikes, books — everything that wasn’t in the rest of the apartment. We are still in the process of making it into our “Magical Garden” of a playroom/mudroom/office — and we still aren’t done. Our Home Office – BEFORE Looking for a…

Great Time for All at The Amazing Max {+Tix Discount Code!}

My girls are at an age where they love magic. They love performing it, they love watching it, they love figuring out how the heck it all works. In fact, for O’s 8th birthday party last year, she insisted on having a magician perform at her party. Their favorite trick to perform at the dinner table is the “Pencil Disappearing into their Ear” and the “Dismembered Thumb Trick”. Our family…